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Marlon Wayans (born July 23, 1972 in New York City, New York) is an American actor, producer, comedian, writer, and director of movies, beginning with his role as a pedestrian in I`m Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988. From 1995 until 1999, Marlon co-starred in the WB sitcom The Wayans Bros. with brother Shawn. Though primarily a comedic actor, he garnered considerable critical acclaim for his dramatic turn in Requiem for a Dream. He has also produced the Scary Movie series and White Chicks. He was sharply criticized for his performance in the 2000 movie Dungeons & Dragons as "Snails," the incompetent Rogue.
Wayans grew up in the housing projects of New York City the youngest of 10 siblings born to Howell and Elvira Wayans. He is the brother of Shawn Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Damon Wayans, and Kim Wayans; all celebrities in their own right.
Wayans has two children with girlfriend Angelica Zackary, a son named Shawn Howell and a daughter named Arnai Zackary.
Though the Wayans` parents are Jehovah`s Witnesses, their children were never baptized as Jehovah`s Witnesses. They were only raised with that influence and chose not to do anything about it.
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La Guardia High School of Music, Art, and Performing Arts, New York, NY
Howard University (dropped out)
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Damon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Dwayne Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans
Kim Wayans, Elvira Wayans, Diedre Wayans, Vonnie Wayans
Marlon L. Wayans (born July 23, 1972) is an American actor, model, producer, comedian, writer, and director of movies, beginning with his role as a pedestrian in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka in 1988. He frequently collaborates with his brother Shawn Wayans, as he was on the WB sitcom The Wayans Bros. and in the comedic films Scary Movie, Scary Movie 2, White Chicks, Little Man, and Dance Flick. However, Wayans had a dramatic role in Darren Aronofsky's critically acclaimed Requiem for a Dream, which saw his departure from the usual comedies. In 2009, he appeared in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. In 2013, he had a leading role in A Haunted House and co-starred in The Heat. The sequel to "A Haunted House," "A Haunted House 2," is scheduled to be released on March 28, 2014. Marlon has partnered with former Funny or Die CEO Randy Adams to create What The Funny, an online destination for urban comedy..
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Marlon L. Wayans
Actor, Writer, Producer
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